The Governor and Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh have conveyed their warm greetings to the people of the State on the auspicious occasion of ‘Tamla Du.
The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) has conveyed his warm greetings to the people of the State on the auspicious occasion of ‘Tamla Du’. He expressed his hope that the festivity of Tamla Du will continue to facilitate the preservation of the age-old indigenous beliefs and cultural ethos of the Mishmi community.
In his message, the Governor said that during the Tamla Du festival, the community offers prayers to the God of Water and God of Earth to save our villages from natural calamities. They worship the Almighty for the welfare of the people, domestic animals, and the newly planted crops. Let us also resolve on this fortunate occasion to protect our natural surroundings, environment, the rich flora and fauna and preserve Mother Earth which sustains us, the Governor said.
May our prayers invoke the blessings of the Almighty Lord Jebmalu and protect us from natural calamities. May the Tamla Du festival bring peace, progress, prosperity and happiness to all of us, the Governor wished in his message.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu has extended warm greetings to the Mishmi community on the auspicious occasion of Tamladu festival.
“On the auspicious occasion of Tamladu, I convey my warm greetings and good wishes to all my Mishmi brothers and sisters,” said the Chief Minister.
“May almighty Matai Jabmalo bestow their blessings on people for peace and prosperity. I pray to the almighty for collective good and spiritual well being of the people,” he said.
The Chief Minister also called on the Mishmi community to stand united against the menace of drug and opium addiction and to guide the society to the path of prosperity and development.